Workshop: Surface Treatment Strategies for Outdoor Painted Sculpture

Monday, 19 February, 2018 to Friday, 23 February, 2018
Place: 
Los Angeles

Getty Center

The GCI is pleased to announce Surface Treatment Strategies for Outdoor Painted Sculpture, a newly developed workshop series and part of the institute's Research into Practice Initiative - http://www.getty.edu/conservation/our_projects/education/research/index..... The workshop aims to equip professionals entrusted with the care of outdoor painted sculpture with the practical and theoretical tools to design effective treatment strategies for these objects, including how to diagnose coatings failure, select paint systems, surface preparation, and application methods, as well as local retouching.

Complete workshop description and application material will be available in August 2017.

Learn more about GCI's Outdoor Sculpture project: http://www.getty.edu/conservation/our_projects/science/outdoor/index.html